Easter weekend is bursting with excitement for everyone – kids can't wait to dash after colorful eggs filled with treats, while parents and grandparents beam with joy seeing their little ones dressed in their Easter best (cue the adorable cheek pinches). But Easter is more than just egg hunts and sweet outfits; it's a time to reconnect with family, near and far. If the idea of gathering everyone seems daunting, fret not – we've got you covered with ideas to make your springtime weekend together unforgettable. Get ready to explore Dunwoody, Georgia this Easter weekend and add a dash of excitement to your celebrations! 


Easter Picture Spots

Hooray for April! With flowers blooming and greenery all around, it's prime time to capture those precious family moments. Dress the kiddos in their finest outfits, gather the whole crew, and snap that picture-perfect selfie. But why stop there? Let's jazz up your backdrop by exploring some iconic spots in our community. Let's make this Easter photo session one to remember! 🌷📸✨ 


Dunwoody's Mural Magic 


Big Hug Mural at Spruill Gallery Charity Hamidullah

Local artists have sprinkled our city with magic through vibrant murals, turning every corner into a canvas of color and creativity. These enchanting artworks aren't just pretty; they're the perfect backdrop for your family photos, each offering its own unique vibe. Whether you're after whimsy, liveliness, or serenity, these murals set the stage for unforgettable moments with your loved ones. 


Big Hug by Charity Hamidullah 

Step into the embrace of "Big Hug" by artist Charity Hamidullah. This captivating sculpture celebrates warmth, connection, and togetherness, symbolizing the unity and shared journey of each individual. With hints of peace, love, and empowerment, it's a powerful reminder of the beauty found in human connection. 


Donaldson-Bannister Farm 

Experience the charm of Donaldson-Bannister Farm, where nostalgia meets inspiration. Pose in front of the farmhouse or wander through the gardens for Insta-worthy shots with the kiddos. It's the perfect setting to capture moments filled with joy and warmth. 


DB Farm Picnic

Dunwoody Diorama 

Marvel at the Dunwoody Diorama, a remarkable sculpture carved from the trunk of a 100-year-old red oak tree. Spanning from 8,000 B.C. to the present day, it's a visual journey through our city's rich history. As an educational centerpiece, it offers valuable insights into our heritage and culture. 


Picnic Perfect Parks

After the Easter egg hunt, let the kiddos burn off that sugar rush at Dunwoody's sprawling parks. Brook Run Park, Dunwoody Nature Center, and Pernoshal Park offer idyllic picnic spots, rain or shine. Pack your picnic essentials and stop by E. 48th Street Market for gourmet delights to elevate your Easter baskets. 

                                          Picnic Dunwoody Brook Run Park

Treasure Hunt in Dunwoody 

Embark on a treasure hunt in Dunwoody's boutiques and shops, like Village Threads, where hidden gems await. From home decor to specialty gifts and spring fashion finds, there's something for everyone. Don't miss Spruill Gallery and Gift Shop, a true Dunwoody gem offering an immersive cultural experience. 


Village Threads Easter

Community Easter Egg Hunts and Activities 


Dunwoody Baptist Church

Join Dunwoody Baptist Church for a fantastic community event: their FREE Easter Egg Hunt! Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 30, 2024, at 10 a.m. and don't forget to bring your own basket! But the fun doesn't stop there! In addition to the egg hunts, they'll have bounce houses, popcorn, and popsicles available for all to enjoy. This community event is open to all, and no preregistration is necessary.  


Message in a Bottle 

Unlock the magic of Easter with Message in a Bottle's Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt extravaganza! Join them for a day filled with mouthwatering dishes and egg-citement in Funwoody! Delight in a scrumptious brunch at Message in a Bottle, followed by an exhilarating egg hunt featuring hidden treasures. Whether you're young or young at heart, this event promises fun for the whole family. Don't let this egg-stravaganza pass you by – hop on over and join the festivities! 


Message in a Bottle Easter

St. Barnabas Anglican Church 

Join St. Barnabas Anglican Church in Dunwoody, GA for an exciting Easter Egg hunt located at 4795 N Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30338, on Saturday, March 30, from 10 AM to 12 PM. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled event! Don't forget to mention that you heard about it from us! 


Other Great Easter Activities

Dunwoody United Methodist Church 

Prepare for the excitement of Easter with fun for the whole family! Build a keepsake to take home, play games, and share treats while connecting with other families. All are welcome! 


Join them and add your creative touch to our indoor Easter worship services! From Saturday, March 20th to Friday, April 2nd, we're calling for volunteers to assist with filling in our paint-by-number Easter banners. Whether you're a seasoned artist or just starting out, painters of all ages and skill levels are welcome to participate. All you need is a few spare minutes — materials will be provided. Simply drop by the front desk during church office hours (8:30 AM to 2:00 PM, Monday through Friday) or visit the Young Adult Suite on Sunday morning to get involved. For more information, reach out to Rev. Calissa Dauterman at calissa.dauterman@dunwoodyumc.org. Let's make this Easter season extra special together!


Kingswood Church 

Get ready for an afternoon of family fun at Kingswood Church! Bring your children and invite a friend to join in the excitement with a variety of activities including crafts, egg and spoon races, cookie decorating, and more. This event promises lots of laughter and memorable moments for everyone involved. Join on March 24th from 2:00 PM to 3:15 PM in the gym.  


Kingswood Easter 2024

First Baptist Church of Atlanta 

Discover the Easter celebrations at First Baptist Church of Atlanta, located in Dunwoody! Dive into the spirit of the season with their array of offerings. For more details, check out their Easter program at this link: Easter at FBA - First Baptist Church Atlanta 


Easter Brunch

Looking for the perfect Sunday brunch spot in Dunwoody? Look no further! From classic favorites to exciting new options, there's something for everyone. And this Easter, mark your calendars for the ultimate brunch experience at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia – it's going to be a brunch party like no other! Plus, exciting news: Snooze has landed in Dunwoody, offering their signature brunch delights. Don't miss out on these delicious opportunities to start your day right! Check out our BRUNCH BLOG for even more brunch inspiration. 

 Le Meridien Sunday Jazz Brunch
Share Your Easter Adventures 

Spring into a weekend filled with Easter fun and share your adventures using #DiscoverDunwoody. Let us know how you're making memories and filling your baskets this Easter. With hidden Easter eggs waiting to be found, the excitement begins in Dunwoody. 


Wishing you a "hoppy" Easter! 🐰🌷